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Purley paddler takes to the Hudson in her plastics campaign

Lizzie Carr, the environmentalist from Purley who in 2016 paddled the length of England’s waterways to check how much waste plastic was polluting the country’s rivers and canals, today sets off on another piece of scientific adventure. Carr is using … Continue reading

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Purley paddler’s 400-mile journey highlights plastic pollution

Lizzie Carr, the Purley woman backed by the Ordnance Survey to travel the length of England using a paddle board on the country’s waterways, has completed her epic journey, and made some very worrying discoveries. Inside Croydon was the first … Continue reading

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Purley woman maps out a year’s adventure thanks to OS

A woman from Purley who wants to travel the length of England on a paddleboard has been selected as one of 15 champions of the great outdoors by map-makers the Ordnance Survey for a year-long #GetOutside project. Lizzie Carr, a … Continue reading

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